Hoodwinked! Why Users are the Preferred Target for Attackers

Presented by

Mark Guntrip, Group Prod. Mktg Director, ProofPoint; Chrysa Freeman, Sec Awareness Mgr., Code42; Charles Gaughf, (ISC)²;

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Manipulation of human beings has been going on since the dawn of time. With the multiple channels and speed that information and data are arriving to every individual, the opportunity to be manipulated or “conned” is at an all-time high. With the continued diligence in hardening system, the attackers have moved to the softer targets, the “human element”. But an educated and aware user is a resilient target. What can an organization due to better harden their users and make them aware of the myriad threats that target them? Join Proofpoint and (ISC)2 on November 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM PST/1:00 PM EST for a panel discussion on how to better defend against threat actors with a cybersecurity strategy that's focused on your organization's most valuable assets: your people.

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